Ft. Lauderdale

HUD Secretary Julian Castro sits down with CBS4's Lauren Pastrana (Source: CBS4)

HUD Secretary Talks Local Recovery & Political Future During South Florida Stop

This week marks one year on the job for U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julian Castro.

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A Broward woman who escaped a near-abduction is now on a mission to help empower other women. She, her friends and the community have come together to offer free self-defense classes available to women in Miami-Dade and Broward counties.(Source: CBS4)

Local Woman Who Escaped Attacker On A Mission To Empower Others

A Broward woman who escaped a near-abduction is now on a mission to help empower other women. She, her friends and the community have come together to offer free self-defense classes available to women in Miami-Dade and Broward counties.

07/29/2015

Red Light Camera 625 (Source: CBS4)

Rental Driver Red Light Camera Ruling Challenged

In a case stemming from a rental-car driver running a red light in 2012, the city of Fort Lauderdale urged the Florida Supreme Court this week to overturn a ruling that found part of a red-light camera law unconstitutional.

07/21/2015

“Construction Workers” Rob Elderly Fort Lauderdale Woman (Source: CBS4)

Elderly Woman Robbed By “Workers” Issues Warning For All

A 94-year-old woman is warning people to never let their guard down after she was robbed Thursday by two men dressed as construction workers.

07/17/2015

Investigators believe the robber was wearing a wig.  
(Source: FBI)

FBI Releases Photographs Of Ft. Lauderdale Bank Robber

The FBI has released surveillance pictures of a person wanted for a bank robbery in Fort Lauderdale on Thursday.

07/16/2015

Jorge E. Vasquez (Source: BSO)

Ft. Lauderdale Man Charged With Possession Of Child Porn

Authorities have arrested a man accused of possessing child porn.

07/10/2015

Parking Meters  (Source: CBS4)

Fort Lauderdale’s Parking Ticket Fiasco

Where did you park your car nine years ago today? It’s a question most people would likely not be able to answer—but that isn’t stopping the City of Fort Lauderdale from sending almost-decade old parking tickets. And some people are paying because this parking ticket fiasco is hard to beat.

07/08/2015

CBS4's Rick Folbaum sits down with local author Brad Meltzer. (Source: CBS4)

CBS4’s Rick Folbaum Sits Down With Local Author Brad Meltzer

South Florida has a proud history of producing of accomplished writers, like Carl Hiaasen and Dave Barry. But just as deserving to be on that list is Brad Meltzer, whose mysteries and thrillers have garnered fans all over the world.

06/16/2015

Source: CBS4

Ex-NYPD Officer Gets 10 Years’ Prison In Florida Drug Deal

A former officer from New York was sentenced to 10 years in prison for his role in a $200,000 cocaine deal in Florida.

06/05/2015

(CBS4) Rip current warning flags.

Dozens Rescued Due To Dangerous Rip Currents

A high risk of rip currents Tuesday, and over the holiday weekend, has led to dozens of rescues on South Florida beaches.

05/26/2015

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